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Explore our Membership Benefits Page and sign up to become a member.

Register Today

Register Today to attend our annual conference, February 22-25, 2018, in Fayetteville, AR.


Explore our awards page to learn more about award categories and instructions to apply for awards.


All Graduate Institutions in the Southern United States are encouraged to join.


The Conference’s purpose is to consider topics relating to graduate study and research which are of mutual interest and concern to the member institutions. In addition, dissemination of information, promotion of standards, encouragement of research, and assistance to institutions starting graduate programs are important functions of the organization. And the Conference serves as a liaison with other national and regional educational bodies on behalf of the institutional members.